Jimmy Gownley

Jimmy Gownley began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kids’ comics, having cofounded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Books by this Author

The Amelia Rules! Collection
Her Permanent Record
The Whole World's Crazy
When the Past Is a Present
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. My motto is, "Never trust a person who has a motto."

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Rock Star

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Gosh!, Super Awesome

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Pizza

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Humor, intelligence and warmth

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